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Munro Martin Park
From live music to ballet Munro Martin Park has something for everyone! Get ready to be amazed as you uncover this gem in the heart of Cairns.
Located in the centre of Cairns, this is a one-stop destination for those seeking entertainment and breathtaking scenery. There is something for everyone here – from live music performances to stunning natural views, this park will make your next visit to Cairns unforgettable!
Introduction to Munro Martin Park
This is the perfect destination for exploring Cairns and uncovering its hidden gems. Located in the centre of town, this picturesque retreat features lush green lawns, stunning vistas and an array of entertaining activities. Visitors to the park can enjoy live music performances, or just take in the sights and sounds of nature while they relax in comfort.
Who was Munro-Martin?
Janet Munro and Margaret Martin were known as the ‘Caring Sisters’. A monument has been erected in memorial of the caring that these sisters provided.
Janet and Margaret were also great Cairns philanthropists. Indeed over a period of 30 years these two women contributed to the work of any religious foundations, educational services and medical institutions, along with the RSL and Eventide home. Most of their donations were made without any publicity and some were equivalent to $250,000 in today’s money.
In her will, their niece Margie contributed funds for the redevelopment of the park, to recognise her Aunts generosity.
What to do at Munro-Martin Park?
Munro Martin Park offers a variety of activities to enjoy during your visit. So take a stroll through the lush parklands and enjoy spectacular views of the surrounding cliffs, or catch a live music performance on one of the stages set up throughout the park.
So for those looking to relax, there’s plenty of greenery and ample picnic spots where you can take in all the sights Cairns has to offer.
Munro Martin Park Events
Music lovers and art aficionados alike will be enthralled by the vibrant entertainment scene at Munro Martin Park. Catch a range of live performances, such as jazz bands, folk music and cabaret shows, taking place in the park stage.
Do not miss the chance to experience true cultural expression from local Cairns artists, and stay up-to-date with the park’s current events.
Munro Martin Park this weekend
The reborn Munro Martin Parklands become a local entertainment favourite. Indeed the green proscenium stage is the largest of its kind in Australia and creates a perfect place to experience the arts under a tropical sky.
Finally, why not check out what is happening there this weekend?